Is it safe to take Synthroid (thyroxine) while pregnant?

Yes. Not only is it safe, but if you were taking Synthroid (thyroxine) before your pregnancy, it is crucial to continue your Synthroid (thyroxine) during your pregnancy. Hypothyroidism (low thyroid disease) during pregnancy is a common medical condition. Your ob/gyn will check your thyroid hormone level throughout your pregnancy to maintain an adequate level.
Yes. Levothyroxine of any brand is necessary for the treatment of hypothyroidism especially during pregnancy. Your TSH should be checked during each trimester as the average woman needs 1 1/2 times more thyroxine during the last trimester.

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Is it safe to take levoxyl (thyroxine) while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Safe. Levoxyl (thyroxine) is one of the thyroid replacement medications. Since it is the same as the thyroid hormone normally produced by your own thyroid gland, it is safe to take during pregnancy and during breastfeeding. A normal maternal thyroid hormone level is important for the development of the fetus. Read more...
Yes. Thyroid hormone is perfectly safe during nursing or pregnancy. Thyroid hormone levels should be monitored closely however as they can change during and after pregnancy. Read more...

Is it safe to use ubiquinol supplements while on thyroxine? Is it also safe to take while pregnant?

Ubiquanol. I am unaware of any literature that progibits use of ubiquanol with thyroid medicine. If you are pregnant, congratulations, you still can take ubiquanol. Read more...
No evidence safe or. just little to no evidence of any benefit. The key role of ubiquinone is within mitochondria. While taking additional can increase concentrations in blood plasma, there is no evidence of this changing concentrations within the mitochondria & clinical trials have not shown benefit. See: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coenzyme_Q10 & https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NADH_dehydrogenase_(ubiquinone) Read more...
Very safe. Ubiquinol is found in every cell of our body, in fact life as we know it would not be possible without CoQ10. There are no known interactions with thyroxine and it is safe in pregnancy. It has many proven benefits: https://ubiquinol.org/ubiquinol-coq10-supplement-facts Many people on thyroxine (T4) benefit from the addition of Liothyronine (T3)- see http://tinyurl.com/n4zmkro. Read more...
Caution . A pubmed search indicates several studies that show coenzyme Q10 levels may afffect circulating hormone levels including thyroid hormone. Indeed, hypothyroidism is correlated with high levels of coq10 in many studies so I would avoid this supplement. The FDA does not regulate supplements and its educational to know that doctors do not know of all drug/supplement interactions if not studied. . Read more...

Is it okay to still take thyroxine when pregnant?

YES. If you are hypothyroid you must take your thyroid! and may need even more in each trimester. Talk to a thyroidologist. Read more...
Important. It's very important to continue thyroid replacement during pregnancy. Follow the level closely because you might even need more. Read more...

Will increse of thyroxine doze reduce the chance of being pregnant...first I had 50mg levo thyroxine...now I take 100mg t4 thyroxine...plz help?

Dose change. Actually the best chance to get pregnant is to adjust your dose until you are therapeutic. So, in your case your provider must have noted the 50mcg dose wasn't enough and increased your dose. This is relatively common to have your dose change. Once your testing shows you are at the correct dose, pregnancy rates actually go up. Read more...

It's my first time I have a plan to become pregnant I only worry because I take medicines Synthroid (thyroxine) I have tyroid it's there's a problem thank u?

No problem. Synthroid (thyroxine) is safe in pregnancy. Thyroid disease increases your risk of complications but if you treat the thyroid disease properly, there is no reason to expect anything bad will happen with the pregnancy. It's important to get it treated properly as thyroid hormones are very important to the development of the fetus. Read more...